An assessment of the potential of storage in the state, a leader in wind energy, also identified barriers to its expansion.
Growth of the electric vehicle market and increasing demand for battery storage are likely to propel growth.
The battery system in the small, rural town of Thebes allows Ameren Illinois more time to complete repairs in a “geographically challenging area.”
A clean energy group’s report says distributed energy resources need better access to wholesale markets.
Iowa’s economic development agency is funding research into new forms of battery storage to help unlock wind potential.